Mayor de Blasio said the city is spending $300,000 to push it with an ad campaign called Opportunity Starts Now.
They were angered by proposed ‘Dove’ billboards that read “Dear New Jersey, when people call you the armpit of America, take it as a compliment.”
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on Monday launched a new anti-obesity campaign, focusing on the risks posed by sugary drinks.
The ads are aimed at girls between the ages of 7 and 12, the city said.
The American Beverage Association says the ads oversimplify the causes of obesity.
The city Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has launched a new ad campaign for subway riders, advising them that too much salt is a bad idea.